Iacopo Rovere, 28, is the CEO - Managing Director of Foodpanda Philippines, an online food delivery service which operates in over 30 countries. Since he was appointed in 2015, Iacopo focused on driving the company to an operational excellence that would allow a smooth and pleasant ordering journey for the consumers. Customers always come first, and improving their experience in terms of service quality and offering is among the highest of his priorities.
Prior to his arrival, Iacopo was part of the Foodpanda HQ based in Berlin - Germany, where he worked for almost two years before taking a local role. There he was managing global operations, with focus on last-mile delivery, across SEA and CEE markets. Being part of the central team, allowed him to have a world-wide spread visibility and rapidly gain experience and best practices generated across all markets. The know-how built up so far, helped him achieve business results yet never reached in the local branch, positioning Foodpanda Philippines on a lean and steady growth path.
Before joining Foodpanda and Rocket Internet, Iacopo had an experience in Consulting for A.T.Kearney, prior to which he completed a Double Masters degree, in Management from The University of Sydney and in International Management from CEMS - The Global Alliance in Management Education."